Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017

Business

KARACHI (PPI): The benchmark index is riding high on fresh buying; by noon, it was trading at 50,146 points, reflecting a surge of 437 points against its close of trade on Friday.

SINGAPORE (Reuters): Oil prices recovered some ground on Monday following last week's big losses, driven by expectations that OPEC will extend a pledge to cut output to cover all of 2017, although

KARACHI (PPI): The market was volatile before the decision with thin volumes, the benchmark 100-index was down initially but before the announcement it bounced back above the 48,000-point levels.

ISLAMABAD (APP): The Senate was informed that Rs 21.5 billion including Rs 8.7 billion principle and Rs 12.8 billion mark up were waived off or written of to 313,392 borrowers by the banks during l

KARACHI (Monitoring Desk): The KSE-100 Index is trading up 3.98% (1,894 points) at 49,498 points on Thursday, as of 2:21 PM local time moments before the much-anticipated verdict on the Panama Leak

KARACHI (PPI): The Pakistan Stock Exchange started the day in the red on Wednesday, falling some 800 points in the initial hour of trading, the downfall eventually arrested later in the day.

ISLAMABAD  (APP): With growth prospects continuing to improve and inflation remaining contained, Pakistan economy would continue to grow at 5.2 percent in 2017, the World Bank (WB) predicted in its

KARACHI (Monitoring Desk): Stocks took a battering as the KSE-100 Index – a benchmark for market performance – plunged over 750 points or 1.6% in intra-day trading on Monday.

SAN FRANCISCO (AFP): Uber on Friday provided a glimpse at its earnings, saying it is growing strong while working to overhaul company culture at the scandal-dented on-demand ride service.

ISLAMABAD (APP): Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal on Friday said that a thriving agricultural sector could contribute towards a large share of exports and can help Pakisat